Fortunately I am so much better these days and I haven’t experienced any serious symptoms for a very long time (something I partly thank my new-found love of Paganism for). But when my POTS was really bad, it did give me an interesting insight into certain spiritual experiences. [Read more…]
I mentioned previously that I have POTS (postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome), a condition that means the heart races on standing up. This in turn causes dizziness, shortness of breath, chest pain, and fainting – most common for me was “pre-syncope” (near-faints).